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For bottled water CEO, a natural flow

A humble 1970 high school graduate who started out as a Colonial Baking Company bread truck route salesman in Gulfport, Miss., has slowly and steadily climbed the ladder of success.

Virgilina goes Hollywood on ‘Millionaire’ game show

The Town of Virgilina went Hollywood on Friday as one of the answers on the popular game show, “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.”

9-year-old SoBo boy loses battle with brain cancer

 Trevant Coleman, an inspirational fourth grader at South Boston Elementary School who touched this community and other surrounding areas, lost his battle with brain cancer Saturday.

Talks start on moving law books to library

The Halifax Library is being considered as a future home for the law library currently housed in the Halifax County Courthouse, according to Library Director Joe Zappacosta.

Changes make bus driver’s job safer, easier

Things are not what they used to be, but one bus driver firmly believes changes have only improved with time.

Danville man charged in wreck

A 40-year-old Danville man was charged with failing to yield the right of way following a wreck that occurred Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Highway 58 and State Route 939 in South Boston.

25 students sent home after school ruckus Wednesday

More than two-dozen students were sent home Wednesday morning before the start of the school day as a result of what Halifax County High School Principal Albert Randolph described as a “minor” disturbance.

Grant will help revitalize derelict John Randolph Hotel

South Boston’s Industrial Development Authority has been awarded a $100,000 Industrial Revitalization Fund grant for the redevelopment of John Randolph Hotel.

Apologies come after school lunch tossed in trash

Halifax County School Board members apologized to parents, students and the community Monday night for a procedure administration put in place earlier this school year instructing cafeteria workers to trash lunches of students who had exceeded a $5 meal fee debt.

Grant will help revitalize derelict John Randolph Hotel (2)

South Boston’s Industrial Development Authority has been awarded a $100,000 Industrial Revitalization Fund grant for the redevelopment of John Randolph Hotel.